Building Workers Industry Union 1966

INTERVIEW: Geoff McDonald – Early 1960’s

PLACE:  Melbourne Victoria

NOTES:  Geoff, aged about 40, was then an organiser of the B.W.I.U. and a keen observer of folk ways of building workers, their traditions, lore and legend, their trade idioms and their social attitudes. Wendy Lowenstein  at http://nishi.slv.vic.gov.au/latrobejournal/issue/latrobe-09/index.html

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